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HEAD OF YOUTH DEVELOPMENT DIVISIONThe Hong Kong Award for Young People
HEAD OF YOUTH DEVELOPMENT DIVISIONThe Hong Kong Award for Young People
Job Highlights
  • To be in charge of a new Division
  • Explore & develop youth programmes
  • Direct & supervise campsite service development
Job Description

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead the Division to organize and develop youth programmes, enhancing the participants experience and retention, optimizing programme enrollment and managing programme budgets.
  • Direct and supervise campsites services development to meet the needs of the community and fulfill fiscal objectives.
  • Assist in the implementation of the programme development plan to facilitate with the long-term development of the Award Scheme
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with community organizations and stakeholders.
  • Report directly to the Chief Executive Officer

Candidate should:

  • possess a recognized university degree or above and a minimum of 6-7 years of managerial experience in a sizable NGO, camp or corporation with similar nature
  • Commitment to and passion for youth development
  • Demonstrate ability to accomplish goals through others, whether direct reports or through influence.
  • Strategic thinking skills including effective planning, setting goals, monitoring progress, tracking results and making appropriate adjustments to plans based on circumstances and context.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple, competing priorities to maximize personal and team effectiveness.
  • be proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese with Putonghua preferable

Prospective candidates are required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check

Additional Information
Years of Experience
6 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Benefits
Medical insurance
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Company details

The Hong Kong Award for Young People (AYP), formerly known as The Duke of Edinburgh's Award was established in 1961 as a local registered non-profit organization.   AYP is a full license member of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation which operates in more than 130 countries and territories.

AYP is committed to providing a non-formal education platform for young people to explore their full potential and take positive steps towards finding their purpose, passion and place in the world.  To further enhance our commitment to high-quality youth programming that meets the needs of the communities we serve, we are now looking for a cause-driven leader to assume the new position of Head of Youth Development Division.